A study published by JAMA Network shows that before the pandemic, adolescents were getting diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at a rate of about 3%. However, in the first year of the pandemic, data shows that rate jumped to nearly 30%. The study analyzed 17 studies with 38, 149 children who had been newly diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes.

“It’s a mystery,” Vanderbilt researchers explore explosion in Type 1 diabetes diagnoses during Covid pandemic

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